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DX Bulletin 30 ARLD030
From ARRL Headquarters
Newington CT July 25, 2013
To all radio amateurs
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This week's bulletin was made possible with information provided by
HA0HW, KI1U, NC1L, QRZ DX, the OPDX Bulletin, 425 DX News, The Daily
DX, DXNL, Contest Corral from QST and the ARRL Contest Calendar and
WA7BNM web sites. Thanks to all.
TUNISIA, 3V. Feco, HA8KW is QRV as 3V8SM until August 1. Activity
is holiday style on the HF bands using only CW. This includes a
possible 12 hour entry in the RSGB IOTA contest from Jerba Island,
IOTA AF-083. QSL this operation to home call.
WEST MALAYSIA, 9M2. Ian, 9M2FB will be QRV from Pulau Ketam Island,
IOTA AS-074, during the RSGB IOTA contest as a Single Op/CW/Low
Power/12Hrs entry. QSL to home call.
EAST MALAYSIA, 9M8. Steve, 9M6DXX is QRV as 9M8Z until July 29.
This includes being a Single Op/All Band/SSB/High Power/24Hrs entry.
QSL direct via M0URX.
CHINA, BY. A group of operators will be QRV as BA4TB/5 from
Dongxilian Island, IOTA AS-135, in the RSGB IOTA contest as a
Multi/Single entry. QSL via BA4TB.
ANDORRA, C3. Station C37UN is QRV until July 28 in celebration of
20 years of full UN Membership for Andorra. QSL via C37URA.
EASTER ISLAND, CE0. Jose, CE3YHO has moved to Rapa Nui, IOTA
SA-001, and plans to be QRV as CE0YHO beginning in August. QSL via
ESTONIA, ES. Juri, ES5GP is QRV as ES5GP/8 from Kihnu Island, IOTA
EU-178, until July 29. This includes being active in the RSGB IOTA
contest as a Single Op/SSB entry. QSL to home call.
JERSEY, GJ. Members of the Bristol Contest Group will be QRV as
GJ6YB in the RSGB IOTA contest as a Multi Op/Island DXpedition/Mixed
Mode entry. QSL via G3SWH.
HONDURAS, HR. Dan, HQ8D, plans to be QRV as HQ3W from Cochinos
Island, IOTA NA-160, in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via KD4POJ.
JAPAN, JA. Special event station 8N1FUJI will be QRV from July 28
to March 2014 to commemorate Fuji Mountain being recognized by
UNESCO as a heritage site. Activity will be on all bands and modes.
QSL via bureau.
ALAND ISLANDS, OH0. Jukka, OH6LI and possibly others will be QRV as
OH0V in the RSGB IOTA contest as an All Band entry. QSL via OH6V.
MARKET REEF, OJ0. A group of operators are QRV as OJ0R until July
29. This includes being a Multi Op/Island DXpedition entry in the
RSGB IOTA contest. QSL via G3TXF.
BRAZIL, PY. A group of operators are QRV as PX8Z from Cotijuba
Island, IOTA SA-060, until July 28. Activity is on all bands using
CW and SSB. QSL via PY8WW.
GREECE, SV. Norbert, OM6NM will be QRV as SV8/OM6NM from Thassos
Island, IOTA EU-174, in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL to home call.
TURKEY, TA. Operators TA1ED and TA1HZ will be QRV as TC0GI from
Gokceada Island, IOTA EU-186, in the RSGB IOTA contest. Activity
will be on 80 to 10 meters using generator power. QSL direct via
EUROPEAN RUSSIA, UA. Special event station R2009IT is QRV until
August 31 to commemorate the death of military aerobatics pilot Igor
V. Tkachenko who died in a collision in 2009. QSL via RN3DHL.
NAMIBIA, V5. Operators UX0HX, UZ1HZ and UT5UY will be QRV as
V5/home calls from August 1 to 8. Activity will be holiday style on
80 to 10 meters using CW and SSB. QSL all calls via UT5UY.
CANADA, VE. Mike, KI1U is QRV as KI1U/VE9 from Grand Manan Island,
IOTA NA-014, until July 28. Activity is on the HF bands. He will
also be active in the RSGB IOTA contest as a Single Op/Low Power CW
entry. QSL to home call.
MEXICO, XE. Andrea, IZ2LSC is QRV as XF3/IZ2LSC from Isla Mujeres,
IOTA NA-045, until July 31. Activity is on the HF bands. This
includes being an entry in the RSGB IOTA contest. QSL direct via
INDONESIA, YB. Budi, YF1AR is QRV as YF1AR/3 from the Sembilangan
Lighthouse, ARLHS IDO-076, on Madura Island, IOTA OC-037, until July
29. Activity is on the HF bands using mainly SSB with some CW and
digital modes. QSL via N2OO.
THIS WEEKEND ON THE RADIO. The RSGB IOTA Contest, SKCC CW Sprint,
CWops Mini-CWT CW Test, QRP CW Fox Hunt, NCCC RTTY Sprint, NCCC
Sprint, US Counties QSO Party, New Jersey QSO Party and the ARS CW
Flight of the Bumblebees are all on tap for this upcoming weekend.
Please see page 80 in the July 2013 issue of QST and the ARRL and
WA7BNM Contest web sites for details.